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750 AM CDT Thu Jul 20 2017
The Flood Warning continues for
The White River at Hazleton.
* until Friday morning.
* At 6:45 AM Thursday the stage was 18.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* At 19.0 feet...Flood waters cover the Hazleton softball field.
Pottsville Road is underwater and impassable.
LAT...LON 3851 8744 3844 8760 3841 8773 3843 8773
3852 8755 3854 8744
Jefferson-Wayne IL-Edwards-Wabash-Perry IL-Franklin-Hamilton-
Muhlenberg-Todd-Perry MO-Bollinger-Cape Girardeau-Wayne MO-Carter-
Including the cities of Mount Vernon, Fairfield, Albion,
Mount Carmel, Pinckneyville, West Frankfort, McLeansboro, Carmi,
Carbondale, Murphysboro, Herrin, Harrisburg, Shawneetown,
Jonesboro, Vienna, Golconda, Elizabethtown, Cairo, Mound City,
Metropolis, Fort Branch, Petersburg, Poseyville, Evansville,
Boonville, Rockport, Hickman, Clinton, Bardwell, Wickliffe,
Paducah, Mayfield, Smithland, Benton, Murray, Marion, Eddyville,
Cadiz, Princeton, Morganfield, Dixon, Madisonville, Hopkinsville,
Henderson, Owensboro, Calhoun, Greenville, Elkton, Perryville,
Marble Hill, Cape Girardeau, Jackson, Piedmont, Van Buren,
Doniphan, Poplar Bluff, Bloomfield, Sikeston, Charleston,
and New Madrid
254 PM CDT Thu Jul 20 2017
...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT SUNDAY...
* TIMING...Through Sunday evening.
* HEAT INDEX VALUES...Peak heat indices will range from 105 to 110
degrees Friday and Saturday afternoons. On Sunday, anticipated
thunderstorm activity should limit heat indices to between 100
and 105. In addition, overnight lows will be only in the mid
70s, keeping heat indices above 80 at night.
* IMPACTS...The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity
will lead to an increased risk of heat-related illness. The very
young, the elderly, those without air conditioning, and those
participating in strenuous outdoor activities will be the most
susceptible. Also, car interiors will reach lethal temperatures
in a matter of minutes.
A Heat Advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity
will combine to create a situation in which heat illnesses are
possible. Drink plenty of fluids...stay in an air-conditioned
room...stay out of the sun...and check up on relatives and